Canon PowerShot SX720 HS vs Canon PowerShot SX70 HS Compare

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Cameras which are being compared are Superzoom cameras.

PowerShot SX720 HS vs PowerShot SX70 HS - Side by side

Learn more about compared cameras specifications below.

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS vs Canon PowerShot SX70 HS Specs

PowerShot SX720 HS

  • Introduced in February 2016
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 20 megapixel
  • 6 frames/second
  • 80 – 3200 ISO
  • 1920 x 1080 Video
  • No viewfinder
  • 75.00mm (3.0″) Monitor
  • Zoom 24-960mm (40x), f3.3-6.9
  • WiFi built-in
  • 109.7 x 63.8 x 35.7mm³ (4.3″ x 2.5″ x 1.4″)
  • 270g (8.7 oz.)

All specs: Main page for PowerShot SX720 HS

PowerShot SX70 HS

  • Introduced in September 2018
  • Superzoom
  • Sensor: Compact
  • 20 megapixel
  • 10 frames/second
  • 100 – 3200 ISO
  • 3840 x 2160 Video
  • Viewfinder: Elektronic
  • 75.00mm (3.0″) Monitor, articulated
  • Zoom 21-1365mm (65x), f3.4-6.5
  • WiFi built-in
  • 127 x 90.9 x 116.6mm³ (5.0″ x 3.6″ x 4.6″)
  • 608g (19.6 oz.)

All specs: Main page for PowerShot SX70 HS

PowerShot SX720 HS vs PowerShot SX70 HS: The sensors

Both cameras use the same sensor format, Compact.

The Compact sensor built into both cameras has a total area of about 28mm² (0.04 sq.in.).

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS VS Canon PowerShot SX70 HS Other Specs Comparison

Why is Canon PowerShot SX720 HS a better choice

PowerShot SX720 HS

PowerShot SX70 HS

Better sensibility (4)

80 – 3200 ISO 100 – 3200 ISO
Weighs less (2)

270g
(8.7 oz.)
608g
(19.6 oz.)
More portable (2)

250cm³
(16 cu.in.)
1346cm³
(85 cu.in.)

Conclusion: Advantages of the PowerShot SX720 HS are the larger sensitivity, the lower weight than the PowerShot SX70 HS and the more compact size.

The PowerShot SX720 HS scores 8 points.

Otherwise why to choose Canon PowerShot SX70 HS

PowerShot SX720 HS

PowerShot SX70 HS

Higher speed (4, frames/second)

6 10
Articulated monitor (2)

Better Video (2)

1920 x 1080 3840 x 2160
Longer battery life (3, photos)

250 325

Conclusion: Advantages of the PowerShot SX70 HS are that the camera is faster, the articulated display and the superior video recording. A recommendation of the PowerShot SX70 HS is made easy by that the battery has more stamina.

Yields 11 points for the PowerShot SX70 HS.

Common Specs for both cameras compared

PowerShot SX720 HS

PowerShot SX70 HS

Sensor format

Compact Compact
Resolution (megapixel)

20.30 20.30
Built-in flash

Image stabilizer

Sensor resolution (MP)

0.92 0.92
WiFi

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS VS Canon PowerShot SX70 HS Dimensions

Look at front view of the PowerShot SX720 HS and PowerShot SX70 HS

PowerShot SX720 HS und PowerShot SX70 HS, front view

Top view of cameras

PowerShot SX720 HS und PowerShot SX70 HS, view from above

Total scores

Here’s the total score according to comparison above:

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Canon PowerShot SX70 HS

8
11

We advise to choose the newest model: Canon PowerShot SX70 HS.

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